Handcrafted Wood Family Sculpture, "Birth"
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Parents welcome their newborn babe into their hearts in an inspired sculpture by Guatemala's Gaspar Mendoza. He carves the endearing sculpture by hand from mahogany.
Mendoza recommends the use of linseed oil when wiping, to preserve the wood's natural beauty.
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Gaspar Mendoza has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $300.
This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.